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Interment following funeral service

St. John Nepomucene Catholic Church
Monday June 18th, 2018

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Monday June 18th, 2018

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Mass of Christian Burial

St. John Nepomucene Catholic Church
Monday June 18th, 2018

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Edward G. Silhan

Marion- Edward G. Silhan, 83, of Marion, passed Thursday, June 14, 2018 at St. Luke Living Center in Marion.  Edward was born November 16, 1934 in Marion County to William and Elsie (Cerney) Silhan.  He and Therese (Hotze) Silhan were married in Wichita in 1959. Edward was a lifelong resident and farmer in Marion County. 

Edward is survived by his wife Therese of the home; sons Edward (Niki) Silhan of Lincolnville and Joseph (Heather) Silhan of Marion; daughters Linda (Bob) Schimmel of Salina, Karen (Bill) Shelby of Salina and Nancy (Jack) Hopkins of Topeka; and a sister Rita (Francis) Steiner; 15 grandchildren and many great grandchildren.  Preceding him in death are his parents; infant daughter Janet; 3 brothers and 3 sisters.  

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Sorry about your loss. I am sure somewhere down the line we are related. My dad was Raymond Edward Silhan...He passed almost 3 years ago from complications of Parkinson's.

Karen Silhan-Caine Jun 18 2018 12:00 AM

We are so going to miss you. The best neighbor and friend we could have had. Our hearts are hurting but we also know that God has a new angel in heaven.

Lloyd and Carole Jun 17 2018 12:00 AM

I am so sorry for your loss. May the words of our loving heavenly Father bring your family comfort and strength during this most difficult time as He promises to bring our loved ones back to life in a perfect world where there will be no more suffering or death (John 5:28-29 & Revelation 21:4).

Marty Jun 16 2018 12:00 AM

I am so sorry for your loss. May God bring comfort to you and your

Debbie Walline (Key) Jun 16 2018 12:00 AM